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News, The Snitch Ethics Commission Beefs Up Lobbyist Reporting Requirements -- But Without Tech Boost, Data Will Remain Hidden

Ethics Commission Beefs Up Lobbyist Reporting Requirements -- But Without Tech Boost, Data Will Remain Hidden

You could read it as "progress" that at this month's Ethics Commission meeting, it was agreed lobbyists will have to start making monthly filings reporting their meetings with city employees instead of filing quarterly.Twelve filings a year is more than…
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News, Sucka Free City

It's the Law ... Sort Of

If few of the elected officials who signed a law into existence can be bothered to follow it, and the government commission charged with implementing that law opts not to enforce it — well, what does that say? It says…
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News, The Snitch Mayor, Supes Flout the Law -- But That's Okay. Ethics Commission Won't Enforce It.

Mayor, Supes Flout the Law -- But That's Okay. Ethics Commission Won't Enforce It.

If none of the elected officials who voted a law into existence can be bothered to follow it, and the government commission charged with implementing it opts to not enforce it (even after the law is approved by voters) --…
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News, The Snitch A 'Gold Mine' Denied: Ethics Commission Spurns Rule Changes That Would Have Eased Big Donations -- For Now

A 'Gold Mine' Denied: Ethics Commission Spurns Rule Changes That Would Have Eased Big Donations -- For Now

Like a bloody steak, the Ethics Commission earlier this week sent back a bevy of proposed rule changes for more cooking and seasoning. Along with good government types, even some members of the commission were flummoxed by the staff-generated proposed…
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News, Matt Smith

Unbalanced Budgeting

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency -- the bureaucracy that runs our bus and light-rail systems, city-owned parking garages, and street-parking enforcement operations -- plans to raise parking fees at garages and parking meters citywide by 50 cents per hour,…
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